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Rise of the Bikes
Austin pedaling hard toward mobility improvements
"...input on the recently initiated update to the city of Austin Bicycle Master Plan, project manager Annick Beaudet told..."

April 18, 2008 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

A Bumper-to-Bumper Crop of MoPac Proposals
Not everyone's happy with this cornucopia
"...Recent public forums have given the public a glimpse of a whole menu of changes being considered under the..."

Dec. 24, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Leader of the Pack
Texas Rollergirls go heavy on the D for second bout
"...whistle blow being replaced by a bell ring, courtesy of League of Bicycling Voters executive director Tom Wald. There..."

April 26, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

New Study Raises Specter of Helmet Law
This just in: booze and bikes don't mix
"...riders tooted noisemakers to Bluejay's drumming as the swarm of bikes serpentined leisurely through town, while another rider entertained..."

June 6, 2008 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

The Long Shadow of Wal-Mart
Place 1 candidates differ on development, environment
"...merging the various police forces, and upgrading the state of acute mental-health care in Austin...."

April 25, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Austin's First Bike Corral Installed Without a Peep
Innovative bike parking hits Red River to almost no buzz
"...you most likely haven't heard about it; the city of Austin's first bike corral – an innovative on-street bike..."

June 6, 2011 News Post by Ramon Martinez

Two Wheels Good, Eight Wheels Better
Texas Rollergirls get bike crazy for bout two
"...two about human powered transportation: That's why they've invited League of Bicycling Voters executive director Tom Wald to blow..."

April 25, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

The Daily Hustle: 8/31/10
Get Austin Moving - to the ballot box
"...Lee Leffingwell and business, development and community leaders kicked off the campaign to “Get Austin Moving,” rallying support for..."

Aug. 31, 2010 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Nueces Bike Boulevard Meeting Tonight
League of Bicycling Voters to offer detailed plan tonight
"...The city of Austin holds its second public workshop on a proposal..."

Jan. 13, 2010 News Post by Lee Nichols

Video: Flying Over the Bike Boulevard (With David Byrne!)
City of Austin video shows future Rio Grande/Nueces project
"...Someone in one of the public forums on the proposed Downtown Bicycle Boulevard..."

May 4, 2010 News Post by Lee Nichols

Bike Boulevard: Dead or Great?
Cycling group spill beans (and bile) on project, city defends it
"...project’s negotiations may have killed the suspense: Rob D’Amico of the League of Bicycling Voters says the project is..."

April 5, 2010 News Post by Lee Nichols

Activism on Wheels
The Helmet Law Spawns a Movement
"...The vicious and unre- quited death of Tom Churchill last September added fuel to the fire..."

May 23, 1997 News Feature by Lee Simmons

The Revolution Will Not Be Motorized
Will the city create a path to give bicyclists a little respect?
"..."It's no longer just a bunch of weirdos in Lycra or anti-establishment punks. More Austinites are..."

May 9, 2008 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Bicycle Helmet Headbutting Resumes
Feud over whether city should require adult bicyclists to wear cranial protection resumed last week when proponents of a mandatory helmet ordinance announced that Brackenridge Hospital and St. David's HealthCare will soon undertake a Bicycle Data Collection Initiative studying head injury severity correlated with helmet usage on patients involved in bicycle-related accidents
"...The feud over whether the city of Austin should require adult bicyclists to wear cranial protection..."

Oct. 20, 2006 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

APD vs. Cyclists
Cops are cracking down on law-breaking bicyclists
"...The Austin Police Department has its eyes peeled for scofflaw bicyclists who don't bother to follow traffic laws. Cops..."

Nov. 14, 2008 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

City Gets Street-Smart About Bikes
Local task force formed at behest of Mayor's Fitness Council and Urban Transportation Commission gets rolling
"...Intent on finding new ways to make bicycling on Austin's streets safer and friendlier, a city-organized task..."

April 6, 2007 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Bicyclists Collide in Helmet Law Debate
Former mayor spars with cycling activist over forcing headgear for riders
"...The resumption of the helmet wars began June 16, when former Mayor..."

Aug. 4, 2006 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Bicycle Dreams
A closer look at the Downtown bike boulevard proposals
"...Just to be clear: The city of Austin has no confirmed plan for creating a "bicycle..."

Feb. 5, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Wheels Finally Turn on Bicycle Road Map
City releases updated Bicycle Master Plan
"...as Portland, Ore., and Seat­tle. But the perfect storm of bike transportation progress may finally be upon us. More..."

Feb. 20, 2009 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Post Marks
Park and Ride
"...2 authorizes $19,110,000 for the acquisition and initial development of two new recreation-based parks in Precincts 2 and 4,..."

Oct. 31, 1997 Column

Riding on the Wrong Side
"...Fifth Amendment right" to not identify himself to the officer. Nonetheless, he hardly thought his crimes merited arrest and..."

Oct. 17, 1997 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Bike Boulevard: City Study Supports Project
Study shows bike boulevard would not negatively impact surrounding streets
"...One of the major arguments against a so-called "bicycle boulevard" in..."

March 5, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Bikes Missing From Domain's Mix
"...emporiums like Neiman Marcus and Tiffany & Co., is often cast as a paragon of New Urbanist planning. With..."

May 23, 2008 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

It's Your City Council!
Brigid Shea and Clay Dafoe vs. Lee Leffingwell
"...be described as "Classic" vs. "New Austin" – and voters will have to decide which candidate belongs to which..."

April 13, 2012 News Feature by Michael King

The Unstoppable Bike Boulevard
Boulevard dream will soon be reality
"...in the changes to Rio Grande (the first part of the two-street project, with Nueces being the other), and..."

July 9, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Quote of the Week "I expect there will be, among Travis..."

Aug. 18, 2006 News Feature

Where's Wells?
"...Dear Editor, I'm at the League of Bicycling Voters' candidate forum. Where the hell is..."

April 7, 2008 Postmarks

Bike Lanes: Not Just for Bikes Anymore
Road work on Exposition highlights difficulty of preserving safe road space for bicycles
"...Are bike lanes for bikes or parked cars? The League of Bicycling Voters, a local transportation cycling advocacy nonprofit,..."

Sept. 19, 2008 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Oh, to Be the Bike Candidate
"...Bicycling enthusiasm in Austin is at an all-time high, and..."

May 9, 2008 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Bump in the Road for Bike Boulevard
City switches gears on Nueces bicycle plan
"...the word 'bike' as well." That was the reaction of Rob D'Amico, president of the League of Bicycling Voters,..."

April 9, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

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